[Humanist] 27.143 job at Trinity Dublin

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                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 27, No. 143.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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        Date: Thu, 20 Jun 2013 15:24:47 +0100
        From: jennifer edmond <jedmond36 at gmail.com>
        Subject: Digital History job at Trinity College Dublin

*The CENDARI Project* is seeking to appoint a *Research Fellow in Digital
History and Collections. *Based at Trinity College Dublin, the Fellow will
contribute to the curation and collection of the historical resources that
will form the basis of the CENDARI virtual research and enquiry
environment.  They should have a proven track record of expertise with both
the methodologies of historical research in the digital age and with the
practices of collection-holding institutions such as libraries and archives.

 The successful candidate will be expected to:

·       Work closely with the Project Coordinator, historians and library
specialists within Trinity College Dublin, as well as the Berlin-based team
leading the work-package on investigation and description of archives

·       Provide entries of content and descriptive information regarding
relevant collections to the CENDARI digital platform

·       Liaise closely with archives and libraries to establish productive
content sharing relationships, potentially negotiating and facilitating
data sharing with CENDARI

·       Bring a technically informed perspective to the activities of the
work-package on investigation and description of archives, and contribute
to liaisons between various CENDARI work-packages

·       Contribute appropriately to the structure and content of the
archival guide, once the format and coverage of these has been established

·       Liaise with other CENDARI team members as required for the delivery
of the overall project

·       Other duties that will arise from time to time and as directed by
the local Project Coordinator and work-package leadership

Salary range for this post is €32,930-€37,750.  Closing date for
applications is 26 July, 2013.  For further information on the position and
the projects, please see:


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